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Events in November 2017

Estuary Litter Cleanup Day Estuary Beach Car Park, Nelson

Tuesday 14th
10:00am - 1:00pm
EstuaryWatch Events,Glenelg Hopkins CMA

The dedicated Nelson Coastcare volunteers continue to tackle the global litter issue by hosting the "Estuary Litter Clean-up Day" on the Glenelg River, November 14.  All visitors and volunteers are welcome to attend.  Bring along gloves and make sure to wear sturdy closed toe shoes.

Yummy sausage sizzle lunch provided following the clean up.  Contact Nelson Coastcare for more information nelsoncoastcare@hotmail.com

 

Contact: Nelson Coastcare


Corangamite Waterbug ID training Lake Wendouree, Ballarat

Wednesday 15th
11:00am - 12:00pm
EstuaryWatch Events,Corangamite CMA

Join Waterwatch monitors for waterbug identification training.

All Corangamite Waterwatch and EstuaryWatch events are free but an RSVP is required.  Contact the Corangamite Catchment Management Authority on 03 52329100 if you are interestsed in attending an event.

Contact: Corangamite CMA | Phone: 03 52329100


Corangamite Waterbug ID training Lake Wendouree, Ballarat

Wednesday 15th
4:00pm - 5:00pm
EstuaryWatch Events,Corangamite CMA

Join Waterwatch monitors for waterbug indentification training.

All Corangamite Waterwatch and EstuaryWatch events are free but an RSVP is required.  Contact the Catchment Management Authority on 03 52329100 if you are interested in attending an event.

Contact: Corangamite CMA | Phone: 03 52329100


Wetland Ecology and Management Units 2017 Melbourne

Thursday 16th
9:00am - 5:00pm

A Wetland Ecology and Mangement course

Contact: Elaine Bayes | Phone: 0431959085


Corangamite Waterbug ID training Moorabool River

Thursday 23rd
11:00am - 1:00pm
EstuaryWatch Events,Corangamite CMA

Join Waterwatch monitors for waterbug identification training.  New and existing monitors are invited to attend a BBQ lunch.

All Corangamite Waterwatch and EstuaryWatch events are free but an RSVP is required. Contact Corangamite Catchment Management Authority on 03 52329100 if you are interested in attending an event.

Contact: Corangamite CMA | Phone: 03 52329100


Waterwatch Water Quality Workshop - Darebin Darebin Parklands Environment Centre, end of Separation St, Alphington (map here)

Friday 24th
10:00am - 3:30pm

Attend this free training session to become a volunteer Waterwatch monitor on the Darebin and Merri creeks in specific pollution hot spots. No previous experience necessary. By monitoring water quality and biological indicators and observing the environment we can learn about the health of waterways and help identify problems. Bookings essential. 

A certificate will be received on completion. All equipment, training manual plus lots of technical support and advice are also provided. Proudly supported by the City of Darebin.

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Contact: Merri Creek Management Committee | Phone: (03) 9380 8199


Little Wild Kids River Walk Wild Dog Creek river mouth

Thursday 30th
9:30am - 11:30am
EstuaryWatch Events,Corangamite CMA

Please join us for a fun walk on the Wild Dog Creek Estuary!

This will be a morning of discovery for pre-school kids and their parents and carers. We will:

  • Take a short walk with environmental experts along the Wild Dog Creek Estuary in Apollo Bay and the nearby beach
  • Learn about estuaries and the coast and the plants and animals that call them home
  • Showcase opportunities available in your local area for young families to get involved in citizen science and environmental groups
  • Have fun in the wild!

 

The walk is FREE and will be held from 9.30am to 11.30am on Friday 21st April, 2017.

The walk is pram friendly and a yummy morning tea will be provided.

RSVP is essential. Please contact the Corangamite CMA on (03) 5232 9100

 

Contact: Corangamite CMA | Phone: 03 52329100